Infectious Diseases 2018

Infectious Diseases 2018

Highly pathogenicity avian influenza in Italy - 2018

23 March, 2018

Avian influenza continue to be isolated on poultry farms in Italy.

 No   Date of 
 Confirmation
 Region   Province   AI Strain      Bird species     Total No
 of birds   
 Resolved  
1  02/03/2018 Lombardy  Bergamo  H5N8  Laying hens  95,000  07/03/2018
2  08/03/2018 Lombardy  Brescia  H5N8  Laying hens  30,700  11/03/2018
3  12/03/2018 Lombardy  Bergamo  H5N8  Meat Turkeys  155,000  23/03/2018